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Buffalo Bills (1961-69).
Grew up in Hanover, PA where he was a HS football player and wrestler.

Played both sports in college at Syracuse where he was named an All-American center in football.

Member of Syracuse’s 1959 National Championship team under coach Ben Schwartzwalder . Was drafted in the 7th round of the 1961 AFL draft by the Buffalo Bills where he became an instant starter.

Al won two consecutive AFL Championships with the Bills in 1964 and 1965 and was named an AFL All-Star in 1965.

He played every offensive line position during his nine year career with Buffalo and never missed a game (126 games).

Al currently resides in Orchard Park, NY; works as a substitute teacher and has served as a HS wrestling official in WNY for many years.